Bend man killed after crashing motorcycle near Suttle Lake


A Bend man was killed Saturday night after crashing his motorcycle near Suttle Lake, according to Oregon State Police.

Troopers responded to the crash just after 9 p.m.

Preliminary investigation revealed 65-year-old Richard Cissna was westbound on his Harley Davidson motorcycle when he tried to avoid traffic that had slowed, lost control and crashed.

Cissna was pronounced dead at the scene.

OSP was assisted by Black Butte Police Department, Black Butte Fire Department, and ODOT.


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